Tag Archives: Public space

Submission: June 16, 2019
Registration: June 16, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: 1st Prize $3,000 CAD, 2nd & 3rd Prize $1,000 CAD
Type: Open

 

In the context of social unrest, violent protests, easy access to guns, the decanting of mental health services and the legalization of marijuana, society’s standard institutions and approaches are being challenged and questioned. Police often find themselves on the front lines of these issues, and are asked to serve and protect in a complex and changing environment. New skill sets, changing laws and evolving expectations need a commensurate evolution in building typology to support them, symbolize those changes, and positively enhance the connection between policing and the community.

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policestation competition

Submission: March 08, 2019
Registration: March 08, 2019
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

We are very happy to announce that the reTHINKING competitions platform has just launched the new contest # 019 BEST DEGREE FINAL PROJECT. Rethinking turns 4 years old. 4 years since the first contest was launched and from the first moment the participants have asked us for a particular type of contest.

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Submission: November 22, 2017
Registration: November 22, 2017
Language: English
Location: San Francisco, CA
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Student Design Competition

 

Continuing a legacy of outstanding public architecture, the General Services Administration (GSA) Design Excellence Program seeks to commission our nation’s most talented designers and artists to design federal buildings of outstanding quality and value. These projects are to demonstrate the value of true integrated design that balances aesthetics, cost, constructability, and reliability; create environmentally responsible and superior workplaces for civilian federal employees; and give contemporary form and meaning to our democratic values.

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san francisco architecture competition

Submission: June 23, 2017
Registration: June 23, 2017
Language: English
Location: Concept
Prizes: Please see details below
Type: Open

 

Call for projects and initiatives enhancing public spaces by bringing people together through food culture. City Cook Book invites projects and initiatives worldwide that work with food dynamics and culture to enhance public space and foster social interaction to be part of its platform. If you have developed or are actively engaged in any such initiatives we would like you to share your experience in our open repository. The projects will be presented both in a digital platform and a publication. Continue reading

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Submission: July 28 , 2016
Registration: July 28 , 2016
Language: Romanian, Serbian, Hungarian
Location: Timișoara, Romania
Prizes: 16 prizes of 1000 €/prize (1 prize for each of the 16 competition categories)
Type: Open

 

The BETA 2016 competition supports and promotes architecture in its various forms and manifestations. As the main event of the BETA* architecture biennial in Timișoara, the competion is intended to be a relating interface both within the profession and between the profession and the socio-cultural environment in which it operates. Continue reading